100

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Cinema's greatest surrealist is at the peak of his powers in the last movie of his unparalleled career.
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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The lightness with which Buñuel was able to insert the little jokes and knife stabs of surrealism he loved so much is, in fact, divine.
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90

Chicago Reader

The old surrealist created another masterpiece in this, his final film.
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80

Variety

A gem-like, almost hypnotic, tale of an older man's obsession with a young woman.
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60

Village Voice

By J. Hoberman
Elaborate exercise in frustration.
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84 out of 100
Universal acclaim
Metascore® based on all critic reviews. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.